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million dollar prize fund for Social Innovation Ideas – Asia

$1 million prize fund available for Social Innovation Ideas

Lien i3 Challenge – million dollar prize fund

The Lien i3 Challenge aims to catalyse social projects that are innovative, implementable and impactful in Singapore and Asia.

It has set aside up to $1 million prize fund to spur ideas and make possible new social models. This latest initiative furthers the LCSI’s mission to enhance and grow the non-profit sector primarily through social innovation.

Social innovations are new and practical ideas that result in improving capacity of the non-profit sector, or that result in the creation of social value.

The challenge is open to all individuals, groups or organisations. The intended beneficiaries should be in Asia.

We invite you to submit your proposals. Download form.

Read more: http://www.lcsi.smu.edu.sg/i3_challenge/AboutChallenge.asp

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Chris Garver to Ink 1 Winner at 1st Singapore Tattoo Show 2009

Chris Garver to Ink One Winner at 1st Singapore Tattoo Show 2009 & Int’l Visitors Lucky Draw

Organizers of the 1st Singapore Tattoo Show 2009 respond to community calls from the official facebook group for the event – Tattoo Artistry and launch contests. Chris Garver to Ink one lucky winner & an International visitor will enjoy complimentary 5 star accommodation via a lucky draw.

Singapore, 11 November 2008Tattoo.com.sg, the organizers of the 1st Singapore Tattoo Show 2009, is proud to announce today the launch of two show related contests. Based on the overwhelming feedback from Tattoo Artistry, the official Social Media facebook group, the 1st Singapore Tattoo Show has launched two new contests as appreciation for the on-going public support for the event.

Firstly, all valid ticket holders to the 1st Singapore Tattoo Show 2009 stand a chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime tattoo from Chris Garver, the shows ambassador and tattoo artist in the popular reality TV series Miami Ink. Ticket holders to the Singapore Tattoo Show who are interested to participate in the contest are required to submit a 150 – 200 word entry on why they should deserve to win a tattoo from Chris Garver. All entries have to be submitted to admin@tattoo.com.sg by the closing date, 25 December 2008. Only 1 entry is allowed per ticket holder.

Second, All international visitors intending to attend the show and holding valid tickets will automatically stand a chance to win a two (2) night stay at the Grand Mercure Roxy Hotel when they visit the 1st Singapore Tattoo Show in January 2008. Closing Date for this contest is December 10th 2009. A lucky draw will be held on the 11th and the winner will ne notified.

Singapore is proud to host Asia’s very first inaugural tattoo convention at the Singapore Expo from 9 January to 11 January 2008. Over 140 Tattoo Artists and exhibitors from 25 countries snapped up the booths almost overnight, the tattoo exhibition promises an exciting line up of activities for all tattoo enthusiasts. The facebook group for Singapore Tattoo Show, Tattoo Artistry, has also seen a huge increase in membership from a mere 10 to over 1500 members in just 2 months.

“We want to thank all our facebook members for their valuable feedback on Singapore Tattoo show. In return, we hope by organizing this Chris Garver contest, it will give you a once in a lifetime opportunity to get inked by Chris himself. We are not leaving the international ticket holders behind too. Every international ticket holder will automatically qualify to stand a chance to win a 3 Day 2 Nights stay at the Grand Mercure Roxy Hotel!” said Kirby Lian of Utopia Studio who is the show inspirational mentor and co-organizer.

The 1st Singapore Tattoo Show 2009 will be held in January between 9 to 11 at the Singapore Expo Hall 6B.

Official Facebook Group – Tattoo Artistry http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=32140274011

About the Organizer
This young start-up company combines vision and passion for the tattoo artistry, bearing the charter to change the social norms associated with the permanence of this art form. Behind the company is a team comprising Kirby Lian from Utopia Studio, the official event partner who is a professional tattoo artist-entrepreneur with 7 years’ industry experience and a marketer formerly from a multinational company. Having developed a wide network of global tattoo artists whom many are considered close friends, this team aims to promote the tattoo industry for the appreciation and commercialism of tattoo art. For more information please visit http://www.tattoo.com.sg

Interested media, advertisers and sponsors should contact the show organizer before the closing date of 1 December 2008 at:
debra@tattoo.com.sg or andrew@thepacificwest.com

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Singapore Ink – that’s what the Sunday Times says – itsReal

Singapore’s 1st Tattoo Show is gaining momentum and a public profile with the media embracing our Show ambassador Chris Garver – the latest media coverage was on Sunday – with reporting in the Lifestyle Section of the Sunday Times from Singapore Press Holdings – Sponsors come out where ever you are and take advantage of this Niche opportunity – APLINK

and the message is here… a telephone interview with Chris Garver is coming soon – any media wants to hear from Chris first hand contact me at apglobal@gmail.com – APLINK

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